Air Canada today announced new, daily transborder flights between Halifax-and-Newark and Vancouver-and-Houston. The year-round routes will start in December and conveniently link these major urban markets, as well as provide easy onward connections through Air Canada’s and its partner United Airlines’ global networks.
“With these new routes from Halifax and VancouverAir Canada is meeting demand in these important markets and building on our strengthened trans-border partnership with United Airlines to solidify our leadership in the Canada-US market, “said Mark GalardoSenior Vice President, Network Planning and Revenue Management at Air Canada.
“These routes will give customers in Atlantic and Western Canada more convenient options for flying to the US They will reinforce the already strong links between Atlantic Canada and New Yorkwhile for customers in Western Canada they will provide more options for reaching destinations in Latin America and the Caribbean through United Airlines’ Houston hub. They will also facilitate many new one-stop connections from the US onto Air Canada’s extensive domestic and global network. “
Air Canada is the foreign carrier with the largest number of flights to the US Including these new routes, Air Canada’s US network will be 6 per cent above its 2019, pre-pandemic capacity for the summer season of 2023. It serves 51 US airports.
Airline’s new, year-round Halifax–Newark route will begin December 16, 2022. It will operate daily with an Air Canada Express Q-400 in an all-Economy cabin configuration. The non-stop service is timed to connect conveniently to and from regional centers in Atlantic Canada and, in the US, with a variety of destinations through United Airlines’ network.
Air Canada’s new, year-round Vancouver–Houston route will begin December 16, 2022. It will be operated daily with an Air Canada Airbus A220, offering Business and Economy cabins. The non-stop service provides increased options from Western Canada to Texas and connections onward through United Airlines to Latin America and the Caribbeanwhile providing new convenient one-stop connections from the US to airlines’s Asia-Pacific network from the airline’s Vancouver hub.
Air Canada and Emirates today announced the signing of a strategic partnership agreement that will create more options for customers when traveling on the carriers’ networks while also enhancing the customer experience throughout the journey.